12 NCAC 09B .0211 TIME-DISTANCE INSTRUCTOR TRAINING COURSE
(a) The time-distance instructor training course shall be designed to provide the trainee with the skills and knowledge to perform the function of a time-distance instructor. This course shall be for a period not to exceed eight consecutive weeks. If the Governor declares a State of Emergency pursuant to G.S. 166A-19.3(19), the Director of the Criminal Justice Standards Division shall allow additional breaks in a specific course delivery when the Director determines that doing so is necessary based on consideration of the following factors:
(1) Whether instruction has begun in the course or whether course initiation may be postponed;
(2) The risk of harm to students that may be caused by continuation of the course;
(3) Whether those enrolled in the course have been or will likely be called to action to help address the State of Emergency;
(4) The specific need for the waiver; and
(5) The degree of benefit to the public in allowing a break in instruction.
Notice of waivers granted pursuant to the Section shall be posted on the CJETS website https://ncdoj.gov/law-enforcement-training/criminal-justice/. The waivers granted pursuant to this Section shall only apply to courses that began during the effective period of the State of Emergency.
(b) Each applicant for the time‑distance speed measurement instrument instructor training course shall meet the requirements of 12 NCAC 09B .0210(c)(1) and (2) and 12 NCAC 09B .0309. The time-distance instructor training course required for time-distance instructor certification shall include the topic areas and minimum number of hours as outlined in the Time-Distance Instructor Training Course. To qualify for time-distance instructor certification, an applicant shall meet the requirements as outlined in the Time-Distance Instructor Training Course and meet the requirement of 12 NCAC 09B .0408 and .0409.
(c) The "Time‑Distance Instructor Training Course" as published by the North Carolina Justice Academy shall be applied as basic curriculum for the criminal justice time‑distance speed measurement instrument instructor training course for time‑distance speed measurement instructors as administered by the Commission. Copies of this publication may be inspected at the office of the agency:
Criminal Justice Standards Division
North Carolina Department of Justice
1700 Tryon Park Drive
Post Office Drawer 149
Raleigh, North Carolina 27602
and may be obtained at cost from the Academy at the following address:
North Carolina Justice Academy
Post Office Box 99
Salemburg, North Carolina 28385
(d) Commission-certified school that is certified to offer the "Time Distance Instructor Training Course" is The North Carolina Justice Academy.
History Note: Authority G.S. 17C‑6;
Eff. November 1, 1981;
Readopted w/change Eff. July 1, 1982;
Amended Eff. November 1, 2007; April 1, 1999; November 1, 1998; November 1, 1993; July 1, 1989; February 1, 1987; August 1, 1984;
Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. May 25, 2019;
Amended Eff. April 1, 2022.